SmartWater® traceable liquids have a proven track record, achieved over many years, of providing law enforcement agencies worldwide with the ability to identify the provenance of a recovered item, in cases where true ownership was in doubt. As a direct result of prima facie evidence provided by SmartWater scientists, many serious criminals are now in jail serving long prison sentences. As a result, SmartWater has developed a fearsome reputation within the criminal fraternity, and acts as a powerful deterrent.
The following video provides an illustration of how our scientists work closely with the police (in this case, from New Scotland Yard in London) to bring criminals to justice. All the forensic analyses and associated services were provided free to the police, as the costs were paid by the SmartWater Foundation (video courtesy of the BBC):
In the United States, our commercial team at SmartWater CSI LLC now work closely with many police and sheriffs’ departments from coast to coast utilizing a crime reduction program, which we describe as an ‘iron fist in a velvet glove’. The following video, courtesy of the ABC News channel, describes how we work: